MSME-Technology Development Centre (PPDC), a Government of India Non-profit Autonomous organization under Ministry of MSME, was established in the year 1986. The Management of affairs of the Centre is governed by its Governing Council constituted by Government of India. The Additional Secretary and Development Commissioner (MSME), Government of India is the Chairman of the Governing Council.
The Institute is a Common Facility Centre (CFC), Consisting of Tool Room, State of Art Testing Centre and a Training Section with multi discipline. It is engaged in quality up-gradation, technical assistance, R&D facility and providing skilled manpower through training to MSME sector in the region specially sports goods sector. The Centre is specialized in training of sports goods manufacturing, management techniques, CAD/CAM & CNC technology, Leather & garments manufacturing techniques, software/hardware of computer, tool and die making and testing of various materials and products.
The Centre is engaged in testing, inspection & consultancy of international standards to meet qualitative product/merchandise requirement of the industry and also has state of art facilities for both physical and chemical testing of various products such as Sports Footwear, Leather, Plastics, Rubbers, Packaging materials, Textiles, Safety footwear, and Sports Goods as per national & international methods such as IS, ISO, SATRA, AATCC, DIN etc. The Testing Laboratory of the Centre is able to provide fast and convenient service for Footwear/Sports Goods/Textile/Rubber manufacturers and are able to serve its clients according to diversified market requirements.
The Centre is certified with ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 having state of the art sophisticated imported and indigenous machinery & equipments.
In order to evolve and implement new strategies; exploit the hidden potential in human resource and future entrepreneurs and for the development of the society, the Centre offers a wide range of services especially to micro, small & medium enterprises in India.
1. Impart quality education to meet the needs of profession and society, and achieve excellence in teaching-learning and research.
2. Attract and develop talented and committed human resource, and provide an environment conducive to innovation, creativity, team-spirit and entrepreneurial leadership.
3. Facilitate effective interactions among faculty and students, and foster networking with alumni, industries, institutions and other stake-holders.
4. Practice and promote high standards of professional ethics, transparency and accountability.
To facilitate transformation of students into responsible citizens and competent professionals, focusing on assimilation, generation and dissemination of knowledge.